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A Match Made In… Common Sense

Posted by Guest Author on 4/11/18 7:51 AM
*This was originally published on Stageline’s blog.  What’s your Stageline unit going to look like when it’s set up onsite? What’s the best way to plan out your light, sound, and banner rigging? Vectorworks Spotlight has the answers.  Read More

Topics: Stageline, Vectorworks Spotlight, Justin Van Hassel, Robert Books, Resource Manager, Dane Earwaker, Vectorworks Service Select, content library

Vectorworks and Bluebeam: The Latest AEC Power Couple

Posted by Kamica Price on 3/19/18 11:58 AM
Project review and approval is now fast, easy, and paperless! We have partnered with Bluebeam, Inc., a leading developer of innovative technology solutions for the AEC industries, to bring a new integration between Vectorworks Cloud Services and Bluebeam Studio, which supports a modern, online review and approval process for digital construction drawings and 3D models. Read More

Topics: Bluebeam Software, Bluebeam Studio, Vectorworks Cloud Services, Vectorworks Service Select, PDF

February Tech Roundup: Filled with Sweet Tips and Tricks

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 2/22/18 10:01 AM
We want to offer you a sweet treat during this Valentine’s Day season. Please enjoy this month’s tech roundup, filled with deliciously helpful tips and tricks. Read More

Topics: February Tech Roundup, Augmented Reality, Vectorworks Nomad App, Lit Fog, Getting Started Seminar, Vectorworks Landmark, Landmark software, Vectorworks plant database, Cloud Services web portal, Vectorworks Service Select, Renderworks Backgrounds

Get Ready for Latest LED Display Technology with our PixelFLEX Partnership

Posted by Kamica Price on 2/12/18 12:12 PM
Our ever-growing partner list has added the award-winning LED manufacturer PixelFLEX. This Nashville-based company has joined the Vectorworks content community to provide ready-to-use LED solutions for all entertainment, architectural, and commercial designs. Read More

Topics: PixelFLEX, LED, Vectorworks Service Select, Vectorworks Entertainment, Vectorworks Architect, Commercial Design, Chris Baccala

TECH ROUNDUP: SEPTEMBER 2017, CLOUD SERVICES UPDATE

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 9/21/17 11:20 AM
The Vectorworks Cloud Services web portal was created in 2011, and its user interface and functions have never been significantly updated, until now. You asked, we listened, and now the Cloud Services web portal is better than ever. These upgrades can be enjoyed through the use of Vectorworks 2018, which launched last week. The main webpage and all its dialog boxes are re-implemented to address functional deficits, improve user experience, and add new features.  Read More

Topics: September Tech Roundup, Vectorworks Cloud Services, Cloud Services web portal, Dropbox, Google Drive, Vectorworks Service Select, 3D web view, Vectorworks 2018, Rendered panoramas, Cloud

Vectorworks 2018: Say Hello to Enhanced BIM Usability, Design Productivity, Analysis, and More

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 9/12/17 9:26 AM
No more teasing, it’s finally here. Today, we released the English-version of Vectorworks 2018 software. Included in the release are Vectorworks Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, Designer, and Fundamentals, as well as our previsualization software, Vision. This year we’ve also introduced, Braceworks, an entertainment rigging analysis add-on module targeted to design, production, and rigging professionals working on temporary entertainment structures. Read More

Topics: #Vectorworks2018, Vectorworks 2018, Biplab Sarkar, BIM, Braceworks, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Landmark, Vectorworks Spotlight, Vectorworks Fundamentals, Vectorworks Designer, Direct Section and Elevation editing, Wall modeling, title block customization, Drawings, throw and zoom, Video and Blended Screen, Tree survey data, site model contour editing, Jonathan Reeves, Jonathan Reeves Architecture, Vectorworks Service Select, Building Information Modeling, Multiple Drawing Views

Tech Roundup: August 2017, IFC Data Mapping

Posted by Chloe Jefferson on 8/30/17 1:40 PM
Regain control of your open BIM projects with the Vectorworks IFC Data Mappings command. Exercise the flexibility to customize data mapping for individual objects and select which objects and data to include in the IFC export.    Read More

Topics: Tech Roundup, August Tech Roundup, IFC Data Mapping, IFC export, Vectorworks Service Select, IFC designation, Designer, Architect, Landmark, Spotlight, BIM, Building Information Modeling, Vectorworks online Help

Vectorworks Wins Big, Takes Home Two Awards

Posted by Samantha Hyatt on 11/15/16 11:53 AM
The people have spoken! Our software has taken home two notable awards recently based off of nominations and votes from readers, as well as judging panels. Our Vectorworks Nomad app won Mobile Technology of 2016 at the Cloud Hosting Awards, and the annual Construction Computing Awards honored Vectorworks Architect 2017 with their Editor’s Choice award. Read More

Topics: AEC, Architecture, Cloud Hosting, Cloud Hosting Awards, Cloud Hosting Magazine, Cloud Services, Construction Computing Awards, David Chadwick, Nomad app, Planet Vectorworks, The Hammer, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Nomad, Vectorworks Service Select

Get a Sneak Peek at Vectorworks 2017

Posted by Joanna Weedlun on 9/6/16 11:12 AM
While you patiently await the upcoming release of #Vectorworks2017, let’s satisfy your curiosity about the exciting new developments coming in our software with this series of videos exploring some of our biggest advancements. Read More

Topics: BIM, Cloud, Irrigation Tools, Planet Vectorworks, Resource Manager, structural members, Vectorworks Cloud Services, Vectorworks Graphics Module, Vectorworks Service Select, #Vectorworks2017, VGM, Virtual Reality, Web View

Tech Roundup: March 2016

Posted by Pete Hicks on 3/15/16 10:10 AM
We’re talking about tools for the designer on the move in this month’s Tech Roundup. Check out the following videos to explore how you can make the most of your software even when you’re not at your desk. Read More

Topics: Cloud, Cloud Services, Education, Planet Vectorworks, resources, Tech Roundup, Vectorworks Nomad, Vectorworks Nomad App, Vectorworks Remote App, Vectorworks Service Select

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